What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name GERHARDT, ROBIN L Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $37,117.71 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENT, DAVID W Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $37,117.66 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATESCHI, FRANCES ANN Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $37,117.65 Date 09/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, RORY D Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $37,117.60 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCHTERSKI, ANGELA E Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,117.42 Date 10/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANNON, RICHARD C Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $37,117.37 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONIAK, JASON M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $37,117.33 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZEO, MICHAEL R Employer name Hadley-Luzerne CSD Amount $37,117.21 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, DIANE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,117.08 Date 10/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYRA, AMY N Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,117.06 Date 06/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTES DE OCA, IRENE Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $37,116.94 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, JOSH R Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $37,116.91 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, TERESA A Employer name Oneida County Amount $37,116.03 Date 09/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ROXANNE D Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $37,115.85 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIANO, CHARLES A, JR Employer name Supreme Court Justices Amount $37,115.40 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURPURA, SUSAN M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $37,115.36 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGAN, LISA S Employer name Montgomery County Amount $37,115.24 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESJARDINS, MANON Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $37,115.22 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOKINDA-DAVIGNON, LAURIE S Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $37,115.11 Date 06/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRAY, HEATHER F Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $37,114.88 Date 11/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, MICHAEL R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $37,114.77 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAQUETTE, AIMEE M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $37,114.74 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMBS, LEANNE M Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $37,114.56 Date 07/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORMAN, RACHEL E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $37,114.40 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRER, VICTORIA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $37,114.08 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIARD, REGINALD Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $37,113.52 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, KELLY M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $37,113.47 Date 02/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LANE, DENNIS W Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $37,112.94 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, QIANA Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $37,112.94 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISASI, SARAH R Employer name Nassau County Amount $37,112.33 Date 12/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JACQUELINE M Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $37,112.04 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANIACI, ROBERTO G Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $37,111.92 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBACH, ANNA M Employer name Town of Greece Amount $37,111.88 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERSTING-SCHLIMGEN, JASMINE M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $37,111.84 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILESKI, SARA E Employer name Otsego County Amount $37,111.62 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SESSELMAN, CATHERINE Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $37,111.11 Date 09/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, ROGER A Employer name Worcester CSD Amount $37,110.51 Date 02/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, JOSHUA L Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $37,110.41 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, LINDA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $37,110.10 Date 10/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, KOURTNEY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,110.09 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, ELIZABETH Employer name Erie County Amount $37,110.02 Date 07/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, GINNETTE C Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $37,109.74 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRATTON, CAROL A Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $37,109.58 Date 10/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POEHMEL, BONNIE L Employer name Town of Windham Amount $37,109.33 Date 11/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, COLLEEN G Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $37,109.18 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, DAVID A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $37,109.13 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, TAMMIE M Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $37,109.00 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKING, DIANE M Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $37,108.73 Date 07/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEES, CYNTHIA M Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $37,108.71 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALWARD, REBECCA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $37,107.81 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, SHEILA K Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $37,107.75 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAATEN, ALICIA L Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $37,107.58 Date 01/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAACS, AARON I Employer name Victor CSD Amount $37,107.50 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, JAMES W Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $37,107.39 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, DAVID G Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $37,107.39 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, SALLIE E Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $37,107.21 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, JOYCE M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $37,106.75 Date 12/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMAR, ROXANNE F Employer name Schenectady County Amount $37,106.66 Date 03/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELLIN, ASHLEY B Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $37,106.65 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, TIFFANY L Employer name Oneonta City School Dist Amount $37,106.29 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEKS, KEITH L Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $37,106.26 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, GARY K Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $37,106.13 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, WAYNE H, JR Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $37,106.06 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN-COOK, LAUREN E Employer name Franklin County Amount $37,106.00 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAYER, TERRY Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,105.95 Date 02/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAWCZYK, CARIN M Employer name Attica CSD Amount $37,105.79 Date 04/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDEN, JAMES D Employer name Victor CSD Amount $37,105.67 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTER, JILL S Employer name Town of Chili Amount $37,105.25 Date 05/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO MELI, KAREN L Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $37,104.94 Date 04/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, THERESA L Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $37,104.72 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO MAGLIO, JANE R Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $37,104.71 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DABOLT, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Town of Sardinia Amount $37,104.55 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLSTER, ALAN D Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $37,104.35 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVEDAY, CATHY D Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $37,104.08 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOUTEN, AMY L Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $37,103.90 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOB, LORETTA A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $37,103.79 Date 11/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BING, KATHY A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $37,103.59 Date 10/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPOLI, VICTORIA J Employer name Town of Chili Amount $37,103.17 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, MARIE Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $37,102.94 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLINEY, APRIL Employer name Rockland County Amount $37,102.82 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALIM, YVES-ROSE Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $37,102.81 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, LISA R Employer name Long Lake CSD Amount $37,102.60 Date 12/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA DIEU, ROBERT J Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $37,102.41 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, CHRYSTAL A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $37,102.27 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEACH, LORRIE Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $37,102.16 Date 11/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKAR, AMAL K Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $37,102.12 Date 08/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, DANIELLE Y Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $37,101.93 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AITYASSINE, CAROL L Employer name Town of Clifton Amount $37,101.24 Date 02/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MATTHEW A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $37,101.15 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOMCZEWSKI, MARIA V Employer name Erie County Amount $37,101.03 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, NANCY A Employer name Erie County Amount $37,100.98 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GERALD M Employer name Town of Baldwin Amount $37,100.97 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUET, STEFAN J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $37,100.81 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGLER, CATHERINE M Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $37,100.68 Date 10/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROWSKI, DAVID A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $37,100.56 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMORE, WILLIAM J Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $37,100.23 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BARBARA Employer name City of Albany Amount $37,100.01 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANGER, PEARL S Employer name Wyoming County Amount $37,100.00 Date 06/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALLOPS, JULIE A Employer name Morrisville-Eaton CSD Amount $37,099.93 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEIGL, TIMOTHY J Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $37,099.76 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System